Tag Archives: vegetarian

Recipe: Fresh Summer Orzo Salad

The best summer salads are ones with fresh ingredients but also bright, enticing colors. This salad is definitely that. I love this recipe because it’s made of half fresh ingredients and half pantry staples. It’s a great addition to a … Continue reading

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Recipe: Green Power Salad

Recently inspired by this Power Green Salad from Sprouted Kitchen, I set out over the weekend to make my own version. The goal was to make a salad that was light but substantive enough to serve as dinner. I think this was a … Continue reading

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Recipe: Beet Hummus (Three Ingredients!)

Our favorite neighborhood restaurant, Highland Kitchen, has one of the best appetizers around: the Mediterranean hummus plate. It’s three different hummus offerings served with cucumber and grilled pita bread. We went recently and they had changed the dish to include … Continue reading

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Recipe: Healthy “Spaghetti” Carbonara

You’re familiar with traditional pasta carbonara, right? It’s pasta cooked in butter made with a thick egg and cheese sauce covered in bacon. So tasty but, unsurprisingly, really terrible for you. I’m always looking for ways to reboot classic recipes in … Continue reading

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Recipe: Quinoa Hash Browns

Leisurely weekend breakfasts are something we can all get behind. I’ve been going bonkers lately with waffles since I got a waffle maker. This past weekend I decided to switch it up a bit and whip up these quinoa hash … Continue reading

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Recipe: Butternut Squash Lasagna

Ah, that first Fall nip in the air. It always gets me. I dive headfirst into soups, roasted vegetables, stews, bread baking, and lasagnas. There is just something so perfect about a warm kitchen and a piping hot bowl of … Continue reading

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Recipe: Homemade Giardiniera

I’m obsessed with giardiniera and have been meaning to make it for ages. Also, since marrying an Italian, I’ve felt inexplicably compelled to master all Italian cuisine. I was hesitant though because I like my pickled goods to be sweet … Continue reading

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